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London basketball court co-designed with local residents

Home Court aims to create a positive multi-generational space in its Camberwell community Words by Shawn Adams  At the heart of the D’Eynsford housing estate

Design

WilkinsonEyre completes Lord’s Cricket Ground stands

The two new curved structures increase capacity, improve visitor experience and reuse demolished material Architecture practice WilkinsonEyre has completed the redevelopment of the Compton and

Architecture

Nike opens LeBron James Innovation Center

Designed by Olson Kundig, the new complex in Oregon provides a hub for research and development – with an external ramped running track Architecture practice

Architecture

Yinka Ilori designs basketball court in Canary Wharf

The temporary basketball court is designed in Ilori’s signature bright colours and patterns, with the message ‘Be the best you can be’ Words by Francesca

Design
Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Are Nike’s Vaporflys the fastest shoes in the world?

Nike’s Vaporfly running shoes reportedly shave several percentage points off a runner’s race time. Nike’s Vaporfly shoes are reported to enable athletes to run between

Features

OMA’s Brighton College is imperfect but welcome

Photographs by Laurian Ghinitoiu (unless otherwise specified), courtesy of OMA OMA’s design for the School of Science and Sport at Brighton College might not be

News

Bodies, balls, and distinctive design collide on the tennis court in Stephan Würth’s photographic odyssey

All images from Stephan Würth Tennis Fan, published by Damiani. Copyright Stephan Würth   Photographer Stephan Würth has captured the order and the chaos of his

Features

Lord’s Cricket Ground: ‘For all its credentials, the Warner stand lacks a certain finesse’

Populous’s new structure for the MCC is technologically accomplished but feels like a missed opportunity Lord’s Cricket Ground, adjacent to London’s Regent Park, claims to

News

Rethink: Cricket

London studio NB offers a helping hand as the summer game struggles out of its white trousers and tries to fit into something a little

Rethink

Rio de Janeiro’s Olympics is an opportunity wasted

Any lasting impact will be to tourism and gentrification rather than the impoverished favelas, says Will Henley On 5 August Michel Temer will declare the

Features

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Cinzia says… is the first major retrospective of Italian artist and fashion designer Cinzia Ruggeri

Finland welcomes new design festival to Helsinki

Vitra acquires Kazuo Shinohara’s iconic Umbrella House

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Cinzia says… is the first major retrospective of Italian artist and fashion designer Cinzia Ruggeri

Finland welcomes new design festival to Helsinki

Vitra acquires Kazuo Shinohara’s iconic Umbrella House

Norm Architects complete Michelin-starred restaurant ÄNG in Sweden

Biennale De Renava opens its first edition in Bonifacio

World Architecture Festival 2022 reveals shortlist ahead of ‘Together’ Lisbon event

Annabel Karim Kassar unveils new installation, The Lebanese House, at the V&A

Studio Ossidiana unveils small-scale museum for immersive art in Flevoland

André Fu announces three site specific commissions for Hong Kong Palace Museum


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New Nordic design

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Nendo’s Oki Sato

Keiichi Matsuda: Augmented Hyper-Reality